Bob was born and raised in Trenton, New Jersey. He attended college as an art major. After working in city planning and for Mobil Oil in exploration, he moved to Arizona in 1977. Upon moving to Arizona, Bob was employed by architectural firms and then as a construction superintendent for upper-end custom homes.
Bob eventually started his own business and became a licensed general contractor and custom home designer. Those endeavors kept him busy for the next thirty-five years. Bob has also served as architectural advisor for several high-end subdivisions in the east valley. He retired in 2014 and enjoys his summers in the Village.